Open office environment – personalise your space.
A couple of days ago I was researching about small office design; when I came across an article about the importance personalising your workplace. I found it really interesting as I have experience working in an open office work environment. Apparently, employees in open office show higher levels of stress and lower motivation. Researchers explain that employees with lack on privacy suffer higher emotional exhaustion than those working on close offices. The study itself sound
Indoor plants for ‘Black thumbs’
I absolutely love indoor plants. I think they bring life into a room, and it is the easiest way to décor staying in budget. But I have a mayor problem… I do not have a Green Thumb at all! In fact in two years, I have probably kill 6 plants, including a bamboo branch from Ikea (Yes, the eternal ones!). However, I do not desist, every time one dies, I replace it. Because I love having plants in my home; especially living in a flat on the city centre, having indoor plants helps
Mix patterns like a pro! 4 steps to guide you
You go into a shop and see a pattern design that you love, but is it fit in your home? Don’t be scared and have some fun decorating! You can use patterns to vary the design and bring some originality into your house. If professionals and amateur designers alike are using mix patterns in all sort of project; you can too. You just need to be aware of some steps to mix patterns like a pro. 4 Steps to mix patterns Select the dominant pattern for the room. You are going to use it
Tips to personalise a rented home
I moved to the UK some years ago, and since then, I have been living in rented flats. So, I know the struggle of finding the right place and then moving into a flat full of other people furniture. It can be strange at first, because it doesn’t feel like home. But, while working within your landlord’s boundaries, you still have a lot of options to personalised and style your new home. When renting, it is really important to consider if the house is complete furnished, semi fur